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Task & Purpose
4 Lessons The Military Learned In The Wake Of Hurricane KatrinaTen years ago this week, Hurricane Katrina swept through the Gulf states, killi
4 Lessons The Military Learned In The Wake Of Hurricane Katrina
Task & Purpose / Posted yesterday
Ten years ago this week, Hurricane Katrina swept through the Gulf states, killing over 1,200 people, leaving thousands more homeless, and causing over $100 billion in damage — one of the worst natural disasters to befall the United States. Nearly... Read more
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Task & Purpose
6 Women Who Fought In Direct Combat In Iraq And AfghanistanThe 2016 deadline set by the Pentagon for top military leaders to review gender
6 Women Who Fought In Direct Combat In Iraq And Afghanistan
Task & Purpose / Posted 2 days ago
The 2016 deadline set by the Pentagon for top military leaders to review gender restrictions on combat roles is quickly approaching. Now, even the famed basic underwater demolition/SEAL training may be open to women as soon as next year. While on... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Volunteers join grassroots movement called Veterans Against ISISMore than a dozen veterans have put the uniform back on with one mission: Elimi
Volunteers join grassroots movement called Veterans Against ISIS
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 8 days ago
More than a dozen veterans have put the uniform back on with one mission: Eliminate the terror group ISIS. A Pinellas County man traded in the beautiful beaches of Florida for extreme heat and desert sands of Iraq. Now stationed in an area near... Read more
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DCMilitary.com
The new boss: Army welcomes Milley on JBM-HH and says goodbye to a ‘moral giant’The United States Army bid farewell to its former chief of staff and welcomed h
The new boss: Army welcomes Milley on JBM-HH and says goodbye to a ‘moral giant’
DCMilitary.com / Posted 8 days ago
The United States Army bid farewell to its former chief of staff and welcomed his successor during a ceremony under the hot sun on Summerall Field at the Fort Myer portion of Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall Aug. 14. Gen. Raymond T. Odierno finished... Read more
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Salon.com
America occupies the planet: The grim realities of our endless War on TerrorAs distinct from other peoples, most Americans do not recognize — or do not wan
America occupies the planet: The grim realities of our endless War on Terror
Salon.com / Posted 17 days ago
As distinct from other peoples, most Americans do not recognize — or do not want to recognize — that the United States dominates the world through its military power. Due to government secrecy, our citizens are often ignorant of the fact that our... Read more
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Rocky Mount Telegram
The Rocky Mount Telegramis a new commander with a notable pedigree at the U.S. Army command that makes
The Rocky Mount Telegram
Rocky Mount Telegram / Posted 18 days ago
is a new commander with a notable pedigree at the U.S. Army command that makes sure the right number of soldiers are trained and deployed to the world’s hotspots. Gen. Robert Abrams on Monday succeeded Gen. Mark Milley, who was confirmed by the... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Veterans score buckets during day 2 of Golden Age GamesDay two of the 29th National Veterans’ Golden Age Games kicked off Tuesday with
Veterans score buckets during day 2 of Golden Age Games
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 18 days ago
Day two of the 29th National Veterans’ Golden Age Games kicked off Tuesday with activities including a 3-on-3 basketball tournament. On and off the court, these veterans say they have experienced more near-misses in life than they would care... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Tarrytown
Tarrytown Resident Patrick Coughlin Serves In IraqTARRYTOWN, N.Y. -- Army 1st Lt. Patrick Coughlin, of Tarrytown, is serving in n
Tarrytown Resident Patrick Coughlin Serves In Iraq
The Daily Voice - Tarrytown / Posted 22 days ago
TARRYTOWN, N.Y. -- Army 1st Lt. Patrick Coughlin, of Tarrytown, is serving in northern Iraq. Coughlin grew up in Tarrytown and attended Transfiguration School, then Regis High School in Manhattan. He graduated with a degree in international studies... Read more
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The Morning Call
Ex-Bucks County congressman tapped for U.S. Army postas the next undersecretary of the U.S. Army, the White House announced Wednesda
Ex-Bucks County congressman tapped for U.S. Army post
The Morning Call / Posted 23 days ago
as the next undersecretary of the U.S. Army, the White House announced Wednesday. The position is the second-highest ranking civilian position in the Army. Murphy, 41, was the first veteran of the second Iraq War to be elected to Congress. He... Read more
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MLive.com
Latino community, veterans plan rally outside Donald Trump appearanceGENESEE COUNTY, MI – Some Flint-area residents have planned a rally to voice th
Latino community, veterans plan rally outside Donald Trump appearance
MLive.com / Posted 29 days ago
GENESEE COUNTY, MI – Some Flint-area residents have planned a rally to voice their displeasure of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump following comments he made about Mexico and immigrants. Chris Ascencio and Daniel Vela, of Flint have... Read more

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